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Anzac Girls: The Extraordinary Story of Our World War I Nurses

Anzac Girls: The Extraordinary Story of Our World War I Nurses (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Rees, Peter

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The harrowing, dramatic and profoundly moving story of the Australian and New Zealand nurses who served in the Great War.

ISBN 9781743319826
Published 1 July 2014 by Allen & Unwin
Interest Age Young Adults
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Hardback)

By Angelou, Maya

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The moving and beautiful autobiography of a talented black woman. . . . I have no words for this achievement, but I know that not since the days of my childhood . . . have I found myself so moved . . . Her portrait is a Biblical study of life in the midst of death .--James Baldwi ...

ISBN 9781844088188
Published 31 July 2012 by Little, Brown
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Series VMC
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Judy: A Dog in a Million: The Heartwarming Story of WWII's Only Animal Prisoner of War

Judy: A Dog in a Million: The Heartwarming Story of WWII's Only Animal Prisoner of War (Trade Paperback/Paperback, UK airports ed)

By Lewis, Damien

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The impossibly moving story of how Judy, World War Two's only animal POW, brought hope in the midst of hell.

ISBN 9781848665422
Published 1 June 2014 by Quercus Publishing Plc
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This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial
 

This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Garner, Helen

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Anyone can see the place where the children died. You take the Princes Highway past Geelong, and keep going west in the direction of Colac. Late in August 2006, soon after I had watched a magistrate commit Robert Farquharson to stand trial before a jury on three charges of murder ...

ISBN 9781922079206
Release Date 20 August 2014 by Text Publishing Co
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Operation Mayhem

Operation Mayhem (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Heaney, Steve, MC; Lewis, Damien

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OPERATION MAYHEM is the first ever account of a truly epic elite forces mission: one of the most highly decorated in modern military history. Airlifted deep into the heart of the African jungle in the midst of a bloody civil war, twenty-six operators from the secret British unit ...

ISBN 9781409148449
Published 29 July 2014 by Orion Publishing
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No One Listened: Two Children Caught in a Tragedy with No One Else to Trust Except for Each Other

No One Listened: Two Children Caught in a Tragedy with No One Else to Trust Except for Each Other (Paperback)

By Kerr, Isobel; Kerr, Alex

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When Isobel and Alex came home from school to find their abusive father had brutally murdered their mother, their world was thrown into chaos. Plunged into a care system that neglected them, Isobel and Alex were expected to come to nothing, and had only each other to rely on.

ISBN 9780007272471
Published 1 July 2009 by HarperCollins
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Deserter: A Hidden History of the Second World War

Deserter: A Hidden History of the Second World War (Paperback)

By Glass, Charles

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The extraordinary story of the deserters of the Second World War. Who were they? What made them run? And what happened once they made the decision to flee?

ISBN 9780007345939
Published 6 June 2014 by HarperCollins
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Jack the Ripper: Catch Me When You Can

Jack the Ripper: Catch Me When You Can (Paperback)

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ISBN 9781743671887
Published 1 May 2014 by Hinkler Book Distributors
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Bravo Two Zero - 20th Anniversary Edition
 

Bravo Two Zero - 20th Anniversary Edition (Paperback)

By McNab, Andy

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In January 1991, eight members of SAS regiment embarked upon a top secret mission that was to infiltrate them deep behind enemy lines. Under the command of Sergeant Andy McNab, they were to sever the underground communication link between Baghdad and north-west Iraq, and to seek ...

ISBN 9780552168823
Published 1 August 2013 by Transworld Publishers
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Fast Eddie: In 60 seconds he grabbed GBP1.2M. This is the true story of the cheekiest heist ever.

Fast Eddie: In 60 seconds he grabbed GBP1.2M. This is the true story of the cheekiest heist ever. (Paperback)

By Bulstrode, Mark; Sherlock, Grant

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Eddie Maher used to spend every day guarding big bags of someone else's cash. He'd always dreamed about the big house and the sporty car, and working for Securicor wasn't getting him anywhere fast. But all that was to change. In 60 seconds, he grabbed GBP1.2M. This is the true st ...

ISBN 9781782197478
Published 1 April 2014 by Blake Publishing
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